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psychopannychism

Definitions

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  • n. The doctrine that the soul falls asleep at death, and does not wake until the resurrection of the body.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The doctrine that the soul falls asleep at death, and does not wake until the resurrection of the body.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The theological doctrine that at death the soul falls asleep, and does not awake till the resurrection of the body.

Etymologies

psycho- + Ancient Greek to spend all night long; see pan-. (Wiktionary)

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  • Also known as soul sleep. In Christian theology, this is a minority belief that the soul sleeps unconsciously between the death of the body and its resurrection on Judgment Day. (Wikipedia)

    May 27, 2008